Utah State University

Business Intelligence Analyst

City Logan Campus
Posted Date 1 week ago(9/11/2020 10:49 AM)
Requisition ID
# of Openings
Job Locations
Category (Portal Searching)
Information Technology
Position Type
Benefited Full-Time
Job Classification
Analysis Assessment & Accreditation
Advertised Salary
$50,000 - $55,000 plus excellent benefits


The Business Intelligence Analyst in the Office of Analysis, Assessment, & Accreditation performs simultaneous and interconnecting activities that advance the data-informed mission of Utah State University.  Duties include extracting, organizing, designing, and maintaining data and dashboards for stakeholders across campus, ensuring a high level of understanding and usability for all stakeholders. 

This position will report to the Assistant Director of Business Intelligence & Reporting.


  • Meets with stakeholders to determine business intelligence data needs.
  • Collects, analyzes, interprets, and summarizes data.
  • Collaborates with Programmer/Analyst to design and develop specific reports/tools for collection, tracking, and reporting of data as appropriate.
  • May write code to create views and extract data from multiple databases.
  • Creates data visualizations and dashboards in Tableau.
  • May provide training on Tableau and other data science programs for the education of the campus community.
  • Serves on committees as requested.
  • Proposes and implements solutions as appropriate to assist management in planning.
  • Miscellaneous job-related duties as assigned.



Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field plus 2 years of related experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to gather and analyze data and generate reports.
  • Knowledge of SQL.
  • Knowledge of Tableau.
  • Experience using Microsoft Excel.
  • Strong technical skills, attention to detail, and drive to innovate.
  • Ability to work with various stakeholders across an organization.
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize independently.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Desire and demonstrated ability to learn and deploy new skills and knowledge.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Significant experience using Tableau for data review and analysis.
  • Ability to write custom queries using SQL.
  • Advanced experience using Microsoft Excel for data review and analysis.
  • Ability to utilize statistical computer software for data analysis.

Required Documents

Along with the online application, please attach:

  1. Resume to be uploaded in the Candidate Profile
  2. Cover Letter to be typed/pasted in a text box at the end of the application process


Please do not attach cover letter in the Candidate Profile; you will be instructed to copy and paste this later on in the application. 

**Document size may not exceed 10 MB.**

Advertised Salary

$50,000 - $55,000 plus excellent benefits


Employees work indoors and are protected from weather and/or contaminants, but not, necessarily, occasional temperature changes.  The employee is regularly required to sit and often uses repetitive hand motions.

College/Department Highlights

The Office of Analysis, Assessment and Accreditation is a reporting unit to the Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost.  For more information, please visit http://www.usu.edu/aaa/.

University Highlights

Utah State University (USU) was founded in 1888 and is honored to be Utah’s land-grant and space-grant university. USU is a Carnegie RU/H (Research University/High Research Activity) institution with approximately 27,800 students (24,660 undergraduates and 3,140 graduate students) on the Logan main campus. Utah State’s statewide system features eight campuses and 23 education centers and serves all counties in the state with Extension programs. USU offers 165 undergraduate majors, 138 graduate programs, and a variety of innovative stackable associate and certificate credentials. Washington Monthly ranked USU 14th in their national university rankings in 2019 and the 5th best public national university in the nation in 2018. As one of the two premier research institutions in Utah, USU is proud to provide a high-quality education at an affordable price. Additional information about Utah State University can be found here.


A core characteristic of USU is engagement with communities and people in economic development, improvements to quality of life, and human capital. Through the practical application of knowledge, the University and its faculty engage and share expertise with the state, nation, and world, preserving the historical land-grant tradition of partnering with communities to address critical societal issues in the interest of the public good.


The USU main campus is located in beautiful Logan, Utah; a city of about 50,000 situated in a picturesque mountain valley about 80 miles north of Salt Lake City. Outstanding recreational opportunities abound in the nearby mountains and proximate region.


Notice of Non-discrimination

In its programs and activities, including in admissions and employment, Utah State University does not discriminate or tolerate discrimination, including harassment, based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by University policy, Title IX, or any other federal, state, or local law.

The following individuals have been designated to handle inquiries regarding the application of Title IX and its implementing regulations and/or USU’s non-discrimination policies:


Executive Director of the Office of Equity Alison Adams-Perlac, alison.adams-perlac@usu.edu, Old Main Rm. 161, 435-797-1266

Title IX Coordinator Hilary Renshaw, titleix@usu.edu, Old Main Rm. 161, 435-797-1266.

For further information regarding non-discrimination, please visithttps://equity.usu.edu/, or contact:

U.S. Department of Education, Office of Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights, 800-421-3481, OCR@ed.gov

U.S. Department of Education, Denver Regional Office, 303-844-5695, OCR.Denver@ed.gov


USU is sensitive to the needs of dual career couples and provides a Dual Career Assistance program to support careers for partners who are also seeking employment.


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